Rydberg formula

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Maria Roman 1A
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Rydberg formula

Postby Maria Roman 1A » Sun Apr 15, 2018 11:54 pm

What is the Rydberg formula? A problem on the homework asks to use this formula to calculate wavelength radiation

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Re: Rydberg formula

Postby MariahClark 2F » Sun Apr 15, 2018 11:58 pm

The Rydberg formula is used to predict the wavelength of light from when an electron is moving in between different energy levels of an atom. This is the formula: 1/λ = RZ2(1/n12 - 1/n22). Youll have to look up what the formula looks like because I cant paste it to look correctly haha.

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